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DIVERSITY AND INCLUSION Women in Business 2021: A window of opportunity
For 17 years, Grant Thornton has been tracking the global progress of women in senior management. In the last 12 months, unprecedented events have had an unforeseen and unparalleled impact on that progress.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS REPORT (IBR) Women in Business 2020: Putting the Blueprint into practice
Over the last 12 months, our women in business research has drilled down into the gender diversity stats of mid-market organisations around the world, looking at how the numbers are changing, and most importantly, what businesses are doing to make them change.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS REPORT (IBR) Uncertainty – an elixir for professional services
In times of uncertainty businesses often turn to a trusted confidant, who can diagnose their problems and recommend a course of action to thrive. It is perhaps therefore no surprise that when many
IBR R&D: The right incentives to grow
Growing economies and businesses are fuelled by R&D spending. Making the most of various government R&D incentives, both locally and internationally, could help your business invest for its future.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS REPORT What a trade war means for Asia Pacific businesses
Asia Pacific businesses are stuck in the middle of the US-China trade war. No matter how the conflict ends, trade patterns in the region are likely to change permanently and it will be those
WOMEN IN BUSINESS 2019 Women in business 2019 : building a blueprint for action
Our 2019 Women in business report: building a blueprint for action shows that progress is being made towards gender parity at the senior management level.
IBR APAC's Aging Population - How businesses can drive growth in health and medtech
Grant Thornton’s International Business Report (IBR) reveals that business leaders in the region view ageing as the most significant threat to their businesses over the next five years.
International business report (IBR) Widespread uncertainty fuels drop in optimism globally
Following a period of heightened optimism and strong economic growth, the outlook for businesses in 2019 is markedly more reserved as the global economic cycle cools and political uncertainty begins to bite, according to the latest research from Grant Thornton’s International Business Report (IBR).
DIGITAL TRANSFORMATION Who's embracing the latest finance technology?
While some dynamic businesses are reaping the benefits from the introduction of enterprise management software applications, robotics, and advanced business intelligence tools, for others there is a significant risk of being left behind and even making costly strategic errors.
IBR How can the finance function seize digital opportunities?
Whether it’s robotics, artificial intelligence or the cloud, advances in technology present a golden opportunity for the finance function...
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS REPORT (IBR) APAC businesses rally behind automation
According to our International Business Report (IBR), Asia Pacific businesses have an appetite for automation. What are the risks and opportunities at the heart of the automation revolution?
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS REPORT (IBR) The road to prosperity? Infrastructure improvements driving ASEAN business outlook
What's driving high business sentiment in South East Asia? Read our article to find out.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS REPORT (IBR) Future of APAC 2018: Identifying growth in disruption
Asia Pacific (APAC) is a region in flux. In 2018, businesses must contend with numerous challenges, not limited to environmental risks and an ageing population. But with disruption comes great opportunity.